Translation of contraindicate in Spanish:


Pronunciation /ˌkɑntrəˈɪndəˌkeɪt/ /kɒntrəˈɪndɪkeɪt/

transitive verb

  • 1

    to be contraindicated estar contraindicado
    • The vaccine is contraindicated in pregnant women, children under the age of six years, and immunocompromised patients.
    • In these situations oral non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are contraindicated.
    • Immuno deficient people and those for whom vaccine is contraindicated can also be helped.
    • This drug is also contraindicated in children with anorexia nervosa, bulimia, or epilepsy.
    • Immunization during pregnancy is contraindicated because the effects on the fetus are unknown.